Whether we like it or not, the transformation to a global economy will continue. Our pilot group must accept that reality and get creative in protecting our interests going forward. We need to ask ourselves what Delta Air Lines will look like in 10, 20 or even 50 years. Where do we think Delta is heading?
As we approach Section 6 negotiations, we will all be increasing our focus on what we are paid, what benefits are available to us and our families, and the quality of our life and work environments; in other words, what we receive in exchange for the job we do.